This Week’s Tribute is Lucky Khumalo.
23 June 2022 | PUBLISHED BY admin
As Shamwari celebrates its 30th Anniversary, we would like to pay tribute to the staff who have been loyal throughout the years and have helped shape Shamwari into what we are today. This week’s tribute is Lucky Khumalo. His story started in 1989, even before Shamwari officially opened to guests in 1992. As we continuously acquired land, he witnessed species such as black rhino, elephant, lion, and leopard being reintroduced. He was one of our first guides and after many years, he moved over to lodge management and is currently the assistant maintenance manager. He has many incredible stories toRead More
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